Man tasered in York
9:30am 14th March 2011
North Yorkshire Police were called at around 12pm on Saturday 12 March 2011, after reports of a man with a knife on Temple Avenue, York.
Officers arrived at the scene and after a very short pursuit arrested a 31-year-old local man outside the Co-op store on Tang Hall Lane.
Officers were forced to deploy taser as the suspect initially resisted arrest.
A knife was recovered nearby
The 31 year old suspect has been released on police bail as enquiries continue.
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